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System Development Life Cycle and Ramifications of Step Skipping

What are the steps in the systems development life cycle? Which step is most important? Why? What are the ramifications of skipping one of the steps?

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Meaning of SDLC
SDLC is the overall process of developing information systems in an organization. It includes multiple steps, which are discussed later.


? Initiation. Concept development and Project planning: Establishes a high-level view of the intended project and determines its goals.

? Systems analysis, requirement definition: Refines project goals into defined functions and operation of the intended application. Analyzes end-user information needs.

? Systems design: Describes desired features and operations in detail.

* Integration and testing: Brings all the pieces together into a special testing environment, then checks for errors, bugs and interoperability.

* Acceptance, installation, deployment: The final ...

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This provide the steps for establishing System development life cycle